Last Activity:07-10-2007 10:07 AM
Posted in thread: Ipe Hardness? and Fasteners... on 08-08-2007 at 06:26 AM
I personnaly have never used it but I talked to a friend who used it and said that yes, it is
extremely hard material and that it is best to pre-drill each hole to get it through the
decking itself so...
Posted in thread: different decks on 08-08-2007 at 06:11 AM
I have a split-level deck. What kind of design do you have?
Posted in thread: Deck Drainage Systems on 08-08-2007 at 06:08 AM
We needed a gutting system and we got a professional. He did his job but it didn't work so we
waited for it to rain hell, saw were the problem was and did the drain system ourselves. It's
the only way...
Posted in thread: Deck Design Ideas on 08-08-2007 at 06:06 AM
Here Is a good site, I hope it helps will find the different designs here.
Posted in thread: How Big Is Your Deck? on 08-08-2007 at 06:03 AM
I have a 20? x 14?. Nice and smooth^^
Posted in thread: Thinking about a new Deck on 07-10-2007 at 04:07 AM
I say the same thing a s Guru. I know of many people who took the cheapest and had to do the
whole thing again. I did my deck myself with a good friend who works in that domain. You might
be able to a...
Posted in thread: When Is Deck Maintenance Necessary? on 07-10-2007 at 03:53 AM
Yes I'm afraid you have to treat your deck often, if you leave it to long it could get bad and
you will have to invest in a new one. In my last home I discovered that the old owners didn't
care about ...
Posted in thread: Which Stain Brand should I use? on 07-10-2007 at 03:47 AM
I'm afraid there is no miracle solution to your problem, I have the same problem as you and all
my friends as well. In my years of treatment I have however discovered that the darker and
thicker the s...
Posted in thread: Deck Furniture on 07-10-2007 at 03:40 AM
Hi there!I also use aluminium, but I find you can use any type of furniture going from plastic
to wood if you protect the floor properly or put a protection underneath each table or chair
Posted in thread: Termites... on 07-10-2007 at 03:36 AM
Hi MizThe wood shavings could be caused by termites or by degradation if the wood was treated
badly (I'l not saying it's you^^)You said your boat was only 5 years old so I dought it's